The board of supervisors, in compliance with Section 7507, shall secure the services of an enrolled actuary to provide a statement of the actuarial impact upon future annual costs before authorizing increases in benefits. An “enrolled actuary” means an actuary enrolled under Sections 1241 and 1242 of Title 29 of the United States Code and “future annual costs” shall include, but not be limited to, annual dollar increases or the total dollar increases involved when available.

The future annual costs as determined by the actuary shall be made public at a public meeting at least two weeks prior to the adoption of any increases in benefits.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 558, Sec. 2. Effective January 1, 1996.)